A Royal Air Maroc Boeing 737-800, registration CN-RNP, on flight AT-1400 from Casablanca to Oujda (Morocco), landed on Oujda’s runway 06 when a bright flash of fire could be seen from the left main landing gear soon after touchdown.
The crew used reverse thrust to bring the plane down as rapidly as possible on the runway. There were no injuries.
The airline, as well as the Moroccan Civil Aviation Authority, made no comment on the incident.
So far, it is unknown whether the plane was evacuated or whether the passengers disembarked the stairs.
The aircraft was dispatched with the left anti-skid system inoperative due to minimal equipment list restrictions.
The occurrence plane is still on the ground in Oujda 44 hours after landing.